Ninth Annual Leadership Forum Graduates 16 Architects

AIA Minnesota recognized 16 individuals who completed the ninth annual Leadership Forum program at a reception on June 12 at Cuningham Group Architecture in Minneapolis. 

Congratulations to:

Catherine Britt, AIA – Cuningham Group Architecture
Ryan Fish, AIA – Peterssen Keller Architecture
Jay Fourniea, AIA – Opus
Christopher Hanson, AIA – Alliiance
Adam Jonas, AIA – Locus Architecture
Petro Megits, AIA – Kaas Wilson Architects
Samantha Turnock Mendiola, AIA – HGA Architects and Engineers
Aaron Mullins, AIA – HGA Architects and Engineers
Kristen Nelson, AIA – Cuningham Group Architecture
Jacquelyn Peck, AIA – BWBR 
Katie Pope, AIA – DLR Group
Nathan Potratz, AIA – LHB, Inc.
Amy Sonbuchner, AIA – Alliiance
Jean Turck, AIA – Miller Dunwiddie Architecture
Rachel Usher, AIA – RSP Architects
Puneet Vedi, AIA – Metropolitan Airports Commission

Thanks to our 2018 invited guest speakers
Jon Buggy, AIA, Principal, RSP Architects
Nick Ruehl, AIA, President, Ruehl + Associates; Certified MBTI Administrator
Dianne L. Moore, Principal, Excelerated Leadership
Debby Magnuson, VP Talent Management, Career Partners International, Twin Cities
Tom Fisher, Assoc. AIA, Director, Minnesota Design Center
Michael Fischer, AIA, Senior Vice President, LHB, Inc.
Peggy Korsmo-Kennon, Chief Operating Office, American Swedish Institute
Deirdre Schmidt, President and CEO, CommonBond Communities
Ann Voda, AIA, President, Principal, Bentz/Thompson/Rietow, Inc.
Mary-Margaret Zindren, CAE, Executive Vice President, AIA Minnesota

A special thanks to Jeffrey Schoeneck, AIA
A special thanks to Jeff Schoeneck, AIA, Live/Work Market Group Leader, Cuningham Group Architecture. Jeff was a graduate of our 2010 Inaugural Leadership Forum cohort and this year served as the Leadership Forum Advisor. The Advisor is with the group for each session, helping connect the dots from month to month, and offering support and guidance to each participant.

And finally…
Thanks to Cuningham Group Architecture for hosting all six sessions at their office.

Forum Archives

Click here for a list and photos of past Leadership Forum graduates (pdf).

For more information, contact Deanna Christiansen.